posted on July 3, 2013 at 3:26 PM
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Shortly before flames engulfed his comrades, the Hotshot firefighters' lookout radioed his team that the blaze had shifted direction with the wind and that he was fleeing for safety.
The harrowing experience of the...
posted on February 26, 2010 at 6:02 PM
The outlook improves for the nation's livestock producers. Despite some opposition, farmers continue to embrace biotechnology. Where there's smoke, volunteers answer the call in rural America. Market analysis with Virgil Robinson.
posted on February 26, 2010 at 3:02 PM
Small towns across the United States work to keep up volunteer firefighter rosters in light of decreasing populations and increasing choices for spare time.
posted on December 11, 2009 at 6:12 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency begins the process of regulating greenhouse gases. A massive snowstorm paralyzes the Midwest, stranding travelers and leaving millions of bushels of corn in the field. But, when it get's hot, dedicated volunteers...
posted on September 7, 2007 at 8:09 PM
More than a half-century after Smokey Bear began his public information campaign, fires are making a resurgence and remain an enormous threat to much of the West.
posted on December 5, 2003 at 8:12 PM
Congress is no stranger to bills authorizing the thinning of National Forests to reduce fire danger.